Haridwar literally means the 'Door of God', situated on the bank of holy river Ganges in the state of Uttarakhand. Haridwar and Rishikesh are often called as twin cities in proximity of just 25 km away from each other. These are the most fascinating towns full of holy throngs around you indulging themselves in various sacred rituals and activities like taking holy dip in the river Ganges and chanting Mantras on the Ghats of Rishikesh and Haridwar makes it worth visiting pilgrim center of all.
Haridwar is also one of the four pilgrim center where Kumbh fair occurs in every six and twelve year. Here you will find yourself in a different world where numerous temples dedicated to several deities, enchanting Ghats and tranquility of the river Ganges make you feel spiritual. There are many more attractive features being offered in this tour. Haridwar and Rishikesh are easily accessible by road and trains from Delhi. In any religious occasion or festivals in India, Haridwar and Rishikesh are visited by large number of people. Delhi to Haridwar packages are sold like no other during the Kumbh fair and if you want to go on Rishikesh tour packages, it can be tailor-made as per your choice and budget.
Duration : 02 Nights / 03 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh
DAY 01 : DELHI - HARIDWAR
Today drive to Haridwar.On arrival you are met and transferred to your pre - booked hotel.After wash and change , sightseeing tour of Haridwar.In the evening attend the evening Grand AARTI at Hari ki Pauri on the Ghat. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 02 : HARIDWAR - RISHIKESH
After breakfast drive towards Rishikesh. On arrival you are met and transferred to your pre - booked hotel.Afternoon sightseeing of Rishikesh. Including Lakshman Jhula,Swarg Ashram, Gita Bhawan, Triveni Ghat. Overnight Night.
PLACES TO SEE IN RISHIKESH
Lakshman Jhula : This suspended iron bridge was build in 1939 and has been a major attraction among the tourists.
Ram Jhula : The other suspended Iron bridge was recently constructed between Shivanand Ashram and Sawarg Ashram.
Swarg Ashram : This area is inhousing the comlex of numerous temples here.Statues heres are the major attractions for the tourist.You can also enjoy the shopping here.
Gita Bhawan : Located just across the Lakshman Jhula.It is a new building having beautifull paintings and statues from the Hindu Mythology.These are the major attraction for the tourist
Triveni Ghat : You can see people taking holy dip in the river from early in the morning till late evening every DAY on this bathing ghat.It is very famous ghat and huge number of people come here to see Maha AARTI being performed every evening make it so delightfull.
DAY 03 : RISHIKESH - DELHI
After breakfast,explore the city by you own later drive back to Delhi.